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Daily Argus building, Fargo, Dakota
Daily Argus building, Fargo, Dakota
TitleDaily Argus building, Fargo, Dakota
Date of Original1888
DescriptionStreet view of three-story brick building with two towers. Two banners flying atop towers read 'The Argus.'
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectCommunication
Subject (LCTGM)Towers
Newspaper industry
Organization NameDaily argus (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 7th Street S.
Fargo (N.D.) - 7th Street S. - 00 block
Item NumberFolio 102.FaC65.1
Format of OriginalLithographs
Dimensions of Original14 x 12 cm.
Publisher of OriginalSmalley, E. V. (Eugene Virgil), 1841-1899
Place of PublicationSaint Paul (Minn.)
Transcription"Fargo.... The largest newspaper building northwest of St. Paul and Minneapolis is the new office of the Fargo Argus, of which we give a picture. Three of its floors are occupied by the business, editorial and mechanical department of the Argus, and the fourth is designed for use as lodge and society rooms. Major Edwards, the owner and editor of the Argus, is the most widely known newspaper man in North Dakota. He is enterprising, original and belligerent. He treads heavily on other people's toes now and then and don't wince when they retaliate. The Republican, managed by J.J. Jordan, is an ably and carefully edited evening paper, one of the best in the Northwest. The Sun is a small evening sheet of local circulation. The Northwestern Farmer is an excellent agricultural monthly." - Party of text the accompanies image.
NotesTitle from caption with image.
Illustrator's name illegible on lower right corner of image.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionDakota Lithographs and Engravings Collection Folio 102
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (Folio 102.FaC65.1)
Rights ManagementImage in public domain.
Digital IDrsL00053
Original SourceNorthwest Magazine, Jan. 1888. p. 17.
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